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High-Tech Hardwood Floor Maintenance for Gorgeous Floors

robotic vacuum on hardwood floors

Hardwood floors are gorgeous and versatile, timeless and durable. If you take care of them properly, they’re economical and will literally last a lifetime. All hardwood floors need periodic recoating to replenish the protective layer of finish — typically every five years or so — but the better you care for them, the longer you […]

Wide-Plank Wood Flooring: What You Need to Know About the Install

Wide-plank wood floor with dog

Wide-plank wood flooring is gorgeous and popular, but wide-plank wood floors move—a lot. Especially during changes in humidity, a wide floor board has the potential to move anywhere from 3/32 of an inch to a half-inch. That’s why maintaining proper humidity in your home is so very important to the wellbeing of your wood floors. […]

The Best Humidity Level for Hardwood Floors—and Why it Matters

High humidity is bad for wood floors

Here in Eastern Nebraska, we’re accustomed to extremes in the weather. We can be frolicking in shorts one day and bundled up in a snowsuit the next—and there’s more than 100 degrees’ difference between the hottest summers and coldest winters. Along with temperature changes each season come changes in humidity levels. Both high and low […]

Slippery Wood Floors? The Solution is a Non-Slip Coating

slippery floor stairs

Slippery wood floors can lead to unsteady feet and flailing arms at best, and they can cause falls and injuries at worst. If you’ve noticed that your wood floors are more slippery than you’re comfortable with, we’ve got the perfect solution: A re-coat with Bona Traffic Anti-Slip coating. Why is My Hardwood Floor so Slippery? […]

Think Your Textured Floors Can’t Be Re-Coated? Think Again!

textured hardwood floors

The best thing about textured hardwood floors is their incredible beauty. They draw in the eyes to feast on unique, rustic details that give a room life and personality. The down side of textured hardwood floors? Well, let’s just say that these special floors—especially hand-scraped floors—are not cheap. Proper maintenance is crucial for keeping textured […]

About Trevor Hayden

Won First place entry in NWFA 2007 Extreme Makerover On the Advisory Board for the Central Community College Founder of the Wood flooring Program at Central Community College Instructor for the Decorative Flooring School in Florida in 2006, 2007, and 2008 Received NWFA Craftsman Degree Attended Advanced Wood Flooring Inspectors Course by Howard Brickman Student […]